HIGH COURT OF DELHI: NEW DELHI
VACANCY NOTICE '
Online applications are invited from Indian Nationals (Citizens of India as defined in the
Constitution of India or under any law made by the Parliament to regulate the rights for citizenship )
for filling up 2 eXisting vacant posts (Genl.:1 , OBC:1) of Assistant Librarian in the Pay band of ₹ 9300-34,800/- + Grade pay of ₹ 4600 plus usual allowances as are sanctioned from time to time
and also for preparing a panel. , .
Dates of comencement of online applications: 27.08.2016.
Date Of,closure of online applications: 07.09.2016:.
Last date for receipt of print out of application in Delhi High Court: 14.09.2016 (upto 6.00
The link for online applications will be available on the website of Delhi High Court from
27.08.2016 (10.00 a.m.) to 07.09.2016 (6.00 p.m.).
ESSENTIAL QUALIFICATION: Graduate from a recognized University possessing a Degree or
Diploma In Library SCIence. (Only candidates who possess the essential on the last date of
submission of online applications need to apply)
AGE: Age should not be below 18 years and over 27 years as on 01-01-2016. The upper age limit
for members of Other Backward Classes shall be 30 years in respect of vacancy reserved for
them. The post is suitable for categories of disabled with One Leg Affected (OL) and One Arm
Affected (OA). The upper age relaxation for persons with disability, who suffer from not less than
40% of relevant disability." shall be relaxable by 10 years (13 years for OBC). The SC/ST
candidates can also apply for vacancy for general category without claiming age relaxation. For
Ex-Servicemen, there will be a relaxation of 3 years for General candidates and 6 years for OBC
after deduction of the military service rendered from the actual age as on 01.01.2016 subject to
maximum age of 60 years. There shall be no upper age limit for persons serving in this Court or
the Courts subordinate to this Court. The relaxation in upper age limit shall not be applicable to
the candidates who are working in other Govt. Departments/Public S'ector Undertakings etc. In
order to qualify for the concessions, Ex-Servicemen candidates concerned should forward with
print Qut of their applications attested copies of certificates that they have been relieved from the
Defence Forces. The certificate in the prescribed proforma should be signed by the appropriate
authorities specified as under:
For Ex-Servicemen, in case of Commissioned Officers including ECOs/SSCOs : Army :
Directorate of Personnel Service, Army, H.Qrs. New Delhi, Navy :- Directorate of Personnel
Services, Naval H.Qurs, New Delhi and Air Force :- Directorate of Personnel Services, Air H.Qrs.
New Delhi. In case of JCOS/Ors and equivalent of the Navy and Air Forces : Army: By Various
Regimental Record Offices, Navy :- Naval Records, Bombay and Air Force :- Air Force Records,
Mode of Appointment: Selection shall be made on the basis of written Examination comprising of
two papers of three hours each - (1) Written Paper-I (100 Marks) comprising of (a) Basics of
Library Science and Documentation and its various aspects. Library Classification, Cataloguing,
Information Storage, Retrieval Techniques and bibliographical formats, (b) Reference and
Information Sources and various techniques/services (c) Library Automation. Application of
Information Technology in various areas of Libraries and Information Centres. Library Automation
Software and their comparative Study. Various types of databases. (d) Concept of Electronic,
Digital and Virtual Library. Library 2.0 and its various aspects, Search strategies & Metadata,
WWW. (e) Networking. Library Networks. (f) Open Source Software and its applications in Library
and its services (g) Budgeting Techniques, Library Co-operation, Knowledge Management.
Library Consortium, and (2) Written Paper-II (100 Marks) comprising of (a) General Knowledge
including Current Awareness (b) Aptitude and Reasoning (c) Authors and their important literary
works (d) Essay Writing (d) Translation from Hindi to English and vice versa (e) Noting and
Drafting (f) Book Review. Those candidates who qualify in the written test will be cal/ed for
interview conSisting of 40 marks.
Examination Fee: A fee of ~ 300/- (Rupees Three Hundred only) shall be payable by Male
General, OBC 'and Ex-Servicemen candidates through Demand Draft/Pay Orderllndian Postal
Order drawn in favour of "Registrar General. Delhi High Court" payable at New Delhi. No fee is
payable by SC, ST, Persons with disability and Women candidates. Fee once paid shall not
be refunded. Therefore, the candidates who are required to pay exam fee should ensure that they
are eligible for the post and print out of their applications along with the requisite fee must reach
before the last date fixed. .
Note:- The candidates must mention their name, registration Id. number and mobile number
on the back side of the Demand Draft/Pay Order/Indian Postal Order.